Music at Trinity flourishes beyond the classroom. Led by a team of experienced and ambitious teachers and in partnership with our colleagues from One Education Music students participate in a broad and varied range of teacher-led musical ensembles, student-led bands and informal music groups.

The students in our extra-curricular ensembles take part in annual performances at several prestigious venues across Manchester, including the RNCM, the Bridgewater Hall, St Ann’s Church and Manchester Cathedral.

We are proud of our school choirs who are regularly invited to perform at events across the city. Earlier in the year we performed at a ‘Challenging Hate Crime’ conference at Manchester Cathedral. We also performed at the Manchester University School of Sciences Open Event. Last year we performed at the ‘Manchester Together One Voice’ event in Albert Square.

Our school orchestra continues to thrive. Over 30 students rehearse together on Tuesday afternoons and prepare for our annual concerts. In 2019 we also performed at our school open evening and at The Stoller Hall in collaboration with One Education Music centre groups and other High school groups. This year we have been collaborating with the RNCM Symphony Orchestra.

Our highly successful steel band entertain us at many school events and had the privilege to perform for the Earl of Wessex when he visited the school in 2018.

The department has produced sell-out performances of Joseph and the Technicolour Dreamcoat, Lionel Bart’s Oliver!, The Wizard of Oz and in 2019 Beauty and the Beast. In 2021 we look forward to performing Andrew Lloyd Webber’s rock opera ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’.

Many of our students take advantage of our extensive extra-curricular music lessons including piano, strings, brass, woodwind, guitar, percussion and many more, and successfully take graded exams on their instruments. All lessons are timetabled on rotation during the school day.

Many of our students have gone on to study Music at university and conservatoire level, including the RNCM, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and University of Manchester.

Our activities and performances can all be seen by following our Twitter page: @TrinityHighMusic

What’s happening at Trinity High.

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Jul 22, 2021

Year 11 Prom

We were delighted that our Year 11s were able to celebrate the end of five years at Trinity at the Prom which took place at Hotel Football at Monday evening – freedom day! A final assembly also took place on Tuesday afternoon, attended by over 180 students and we look forward to seeing many students […]

Jul 22, 2021

Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award

Trinity Sixth Formers recently completed the practice part of the Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award expedition after a 4 day journey through Snowdonia. Starting in the Carneddau mountains, the candidates crossed into the Glyders mountain range before exploring the Moel Siabod peaks. The candidates will use their experience to plan their final assessed expedition in […]

Jul 22, 2021

Music Concert

On Thursday evening, we hosted a spectacular socially-distanced music concert in the drama studio. It showcased the musical talents of our students to a very appreciative audience – and the below e-mail from a parent is a testament to this statement: “I just wanted to thank you for the wonderful concert on Thursday. It was […]

Jul 22, 2021

Relationships and Sex Education Policy

We are starting a consultation on our revised Relationships and Sex Education (RSE) policy and have a statutory duty to consult with parents. At a governors’ meeting on Monday, 19th July, 2021, it was agreed that the revised RSE policy (available on our website: www.trinityhigh.com/parents/policies/ ) would form the basis for the consultation with parents. […]